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Despite slow start, JV boys lacrosse remain optimistic

Despite slow start, JV boys lacrosse remain optimistic

Daniel friis, Staff Writer
April 26, 2017
Filed under Sports

Lacrosse has grown in popularity in recent years for men and women due to the rising number of scholarships offered to play in college, resulting in 36,00 athletes who play lacrosse at a college level, according to Game Breaker. This rising popularity can be shown through the 2017 JV boys lacrosse team. The team began the season with m...

Scots unable to stop the charging Panthers

Scots unable to stop the charging Panthers

Aaron Moskovitz, Staff Writer
March 28, 2017
Filed under Sports

The Burlingame Panthers handed Carlmont its fifth straight loss, 6-1, on a brisk Monday evening. Burlingame won the opening face-off, which allowed them to set the pace for the opening minutes, and eventually the game. The Panthers first struck the back of the net midway through the fourth minute...

JV baseball dominates the Hillsdale Knights

JV baseball dominates the Hillsdale Knights

Lizzy Hall, Staff Writer
March 23, 2017
Filed under Sports

Carlmont JV baseball is headed towards a victorious season once again. This season thus far, they have yet to lose a game, going 7-0. Over this span of games, they have been winning by a margin of over 7 runs a game. Ben Fong, a sophomore, said, “We’ve been doing so well this year, due to the...

JV boys soccer defeated by Aragon Dons

JV boys soccer defeated by Aragon Dons

Adrian Cunningham, Staff Writer
February 4, 2017
Filed under Sports

Apparently, the third time is not the charm. The JV boys soccer team learned this lesson the hard way after a disappointing 5-1 loss to the Aragon Dons. The loss on Feb. 3 was hardly the way to finish off the week, after losing their previous two games: Monday against Sequoia, and Wednesday against...

JV basketball reels over tough loss to Gators

JV basketball reels over tough loss to Gators

Jonny Pappas, Staff Writer
December 2, 2016
Filed under Sports, Top News

Although this was a preseason exhibition game, neither of the teams seemed to know that. The intensity throughout the game was extremely high, right down to the last shot. The lack of practice was very prevalent in the Scots play during the game, as they had numerous turnovers and mental mistakes. ...

Carlmont jv boys water polo reigns victorious over King’s Academy

Carlmont jv boys water polo reigns victorious over King’s Academy

Nour Zabaneh, Staff Writer
October 18, 2016
Filed under Sports

Carlmont JV boys water polo tightened their caps and jumped in the pool  and blew King's Academy away with an 18- 4 win. On October 17, the Scots came out victorious against  the Knights ending their season with a 5-2 winning record. “We played the best game that we possibly could’ve. We s...

JV water polo outlasts rival Hillsdale

JV water polo outlasts rival Hillsdale

Jonny Pappas, Staff Writer
October 13, 2016
Filed under Sports, Top News

JV water polo entered with confidence in their rivalry matchup against the Hillsdale Knights. On Oct. 12, the Scots outlasted their opponent winning the game 10-6 scoring 5 goals in the final period. In the first quarter, the Scots came out firing scoring the first two goals both by sophomore c...

JV football dazzles in a strong win against Mills

JV football dazzles in a strong win against Mills

Ryan Geronimo, Staff Writer
October 8, 2016
Filed under Sports

Although they played on an unusually scheduled day, the JV football team played as if it was just another day on the field. On Oct. 6, they routed the Mills Vikings 42-0, improving their league record to 2-0. The first play of the game resulted in a touchdown from the 20-yard line by sophomore running ...

JV volleyball continues their undefeated season

JV volleyball continues their undefeated season

Nour Zabaneh, Staff Writer
October 7, 2016
Filed under Sports

lWith their undefeated record and first place position at stake, the Scots successfully beat the second place Hillsdale Knights. On October 6, Carlmont JV volleyball was able to persevere and triumph now making their coveted record 7-0 in the Scots gym. "We knew that they had gotten better, so we jus...

JV baseball faces tough loss against rivals Sequoia

JV baseball faces tough loss against rivals Sequoia

Seiya Mirande, Staff writer
May 7, 2016
Filed under Sports

On Wednesday May 4, the Carlmont Scots JV baseball team faced off against the Sequoia Cherokees. A rivalry game, both teams were eager to come out on top. The Cherokees quickly got things going offensively. With the bases loaded and no outs, Sequoia’s McKinley Desbrisay drove in the first run o...

Wildcats take home a win against the Scots

Wildcats take home a win against the Scots

Mackenzie O'Connell, Staff Writer
February 10, 2016
Filed under Sports

JV girls soccer took a 3-0 loss against the Woodside Wildcats under the lights at Carlmont High School on Feb. 9. The Scots' defensive line had trouble with the Wildcats' offense as the Wildcats sent balls through the defense throughout the game. Junior Paris Bartolo said, "We played hard in...

JV Scots shut out Hillsdale with a big win

JV Scots shut out Hillsdale with a big win

Skylar Weiss, Staff Writer
February 5, 2016
Filed under Sports, Top News

JV girls soccer had a major victory against the Hillsdale Knights on Feb. 4 on home turf. Their solid defensive efforts and continuous speed ended with a score of 6-0, including a hat trick from freshman Samantha Tolu. "We did rather well tonight," said coach Scott Pendleton, "We had nice attacks...

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